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VAT, Insecurity: Northern Governors Meet To Review Developments In The Region

Worried by recent developments in the region, Governors of the 19 Northern states have met in Kaduna to deliberate on several issues affecting the peace and development of the region. This was contained in a...

College Of Health Technology In Benue Gets Full Accreditation

Relief has come the way of Benue State College of Health Technology, Agasha, as the institution has been fully accredited to train categories of community health workers and trainees in the state. The institution which...

Concerned Benue Mothers, Youths Protest Akume’s Attacks On Gov. Ortom

Benue Women under the aegis of Concerned Benue Mothers have protested what they described as "offensive and odious" press conference by the Minister of Special Duties and Intergovernmental Affairs, Senator George Akume. The mothers who...
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Alleged Corruption: Ortom Slams N60 Billion Suit Against Akume

Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom, has filed a N60 billion suit against the Minister of Special Duties and Inter-Governmental Affairs, Senator George Akume at the Makurdi High Court. The Next Edition recalls that Governor Ortom...
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Benue Police Rescue Kidnapped BSU Lecturer Three Days After

The Benue state Police Command has rescued a lecturer with the Benue State University, Makurdi, (BSU), Mr. Godwin Kwanga, three days after he was kidnapped. The State police Commissioner, CP Akingbola Olatunji said Mr. Kwanga...
Beneficiaries

Beneficiaries excited as FG Pays Backlog Of Conditional cash Transfer

The Federal Government has started the payment of backlog of Conditional Casher Transfer, under the Household Uplifting Programme to at least 8,000 beneficiaries in Delta. Finance Officer, National Cash Transfer Office, Mrs Judith Ofuani, disclosed...
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Benue Agency Laments Poor Attitude of Residents, Warns Against Disease Outbreak

Benue State Environmental and Sanitation Agency (BENSESA) has decried the poor attitude of residents of Makurdi metropolis to the monthly environmental sanitation exercise. Recall that Benue state government set aside the last Saturday of every...

Killing Of 22 Commuters In Jos Unacceptable — Plateau Speaker

The Speaker of Plateau State House of Assembly, Abok Ayuba, has described the murder of 22 commuters in Jos on Saturday as unacceptable and condemnable. Abok, in a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Bulus...

Sen. Dimka Condemns Killings, Destruction Of Farms In Plateau

Sen. Hezekiah Dimka (APC, Plateau Central) has condemned in strong terms, the continuous killing of people and the destruction of farmlands in Plateau by assailants. Dimka, in a statement on Tuesday, said that week after...

2023 Elections: Engage Youths As Permanent Staff, Reduce Unemployment, Tor Tiv Tells...

The Paramount ruler of the Tiv Nation, His Royal Majesty, Professor James Ayatse, has urged Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to engage and use permanent staff rather than using ad-hoc staff in the next...

Lalong Reaffirms Commitment To Implementing Judiciary, Legislature Autonomy

Gov. Simon Lalong of Plateau has reaffirmed his commitment to the implementation of the judiciary and legislature autonomy in the state. The governor made the reaffirmation while receiving the report of the State Accounts Allocation...

 Konshisha/Oju Crises: Benue Security Council Urges Youths to Fish Out Criminals Among Them

In order to ensure sustainable peace among the Bonta and Ukpute communities living at the border areas of Konshisha and Oju Local Government Areas of Benue State, State Government has urged youths to arise...
Probe Committee Wants Former Benue TSB Boss To Refund N195.8M

Killer Herdsmen Attack Benue Community, Kill 9 Persons

Just a few hours after bodies of victims of Abagena IDP Camp herdsmen attack were laid to rest Friday May 21, 2021, gunmen suspected to be herdsmen have, again, attacked another community in Makurdi...

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